Storm Reid, who seems reverse Zendaya in Euphoria, has nabbed a lead function in The Nun 2, the sequel to the shock 2018 hit that makes up a part of New Line’s assortment of horror films often called The Conjuring Universe.
Michael Chaves will direct The Nun 2 following his outing helming The Conjuring: The Satan Made Me Do It, the latest entry in that horror universe. That movie opened at no. 1 on the field workplace in 2021 and pushed the collective gross of these films over the $2 billion worldwide mark.
Nun was a prequel spinoff from The Conjuring 2 and featured Bonnie Aarons as a demonic nun. Set in a monastery in 1952, the story noticed a priest and a younger nun, performed by Demian Bichir and Taissa Farmiga, respectively, trying to combat the nun’s evil possessions. The film surprisingly grew to become the highest-grossing installment of any of the Conjuring films.
Particulars are being stored beneath the cloister, however the brand new story is claimed to nonetheless be set within the 1950s and the Nun isn’t fairly vanquished as some believed. Reid’s character particulars are additionally being stored squired away.
Akela Cooper wrote the screenplay with present revisions by Ian Goldberg and Richard Naing.
James Wan and Peter Safran are producing by way of their respective banners, Atomic Monster and The Safran Firm. The duo have produced all eight of the Conjuring Universe films.
Judson Scott is oversee for Atomic Monster with Michael Clear and Gary Dauberman govt producing.
Nun 2 is ready for launch Sept. 8, 2023. The tasks begins capturing in October.
One in every of Hollywood’s rising actors, Reid made her function debut reverse Brad Pitt, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Michael Fassbender within the Oscar-winning drama, 12 Years a Slave, and later scored the much-coveted lead in Disney’s A Wrinkle of Time. Current look embrace Blumhouse’s The Invisible Man and James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad.
In Euphoria, she performs Gia, the youthful sister of the character performed by Zendaya. The HBO collection not too long ago wrapped airing its second season.
Reid, who will seem in HBO’s adaptation of widespread online game, The Final of Us, is repped by CAA, Leisure 360 and Felker Toczek.